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Symposium: "Featuring Hangeul by Foreign Scholars" | Korea

Symposium: “Featuring Hangeul by Foreign Scholars” | Korea

In an effort to promote the advancement of study on Hangeul (Korean alphabet), the recently-opened National Hangeul Museum in Seoul, an ASEMUS member, will hold its first international academic symposium titled ‘Featuring Hangeul by Foreign Scholars’ on 5 December.   Read More

Exhibition: "In Blue and White: Porcelains of the Joseon Dynasty" | Korea

Exhibition: “In Blue and White: Porcelains of the Joseon Dynasty” | Korea

The National Museum of Korea, presents an exhibition entitled “In Blue and White: Porcelains of the Joseon Dynasty” from 30 September to 16 November 2014, the largest of its kind to be ever held in South Korea.  Read More

National Hangeul Museum, Korea

National Hangeul Museum, Korea

The National Hangeul Museum, dedicated to the promotion and advancement of the Korean alphabet, first opened its doors to the public on October 9, 2014, which happens to be Hangeul Day, a national holiday in Korea.   Read More

Exhibition: "Landscapes: Seeking the Ideal Land" | Korea

Exhibition: “Landscapes: Seeking the Ideal Land” | Korea

The exhibition “Landscapes: Seeking the Ideal Land”, at the National Museum of Korea, displays a diverse array of images of idyllic worlds that people in East Asia have dreamt of and even attempted to enact.  Read More

Seoul Museum of History, Korea

Seoul Museum of History, Korea

The Seoul Museum of History was founded by the Seoul Metropolitan Government to present the city’s history and culture from the Joseon Dynasty to this day.  Read More

Korea and Germany: Museum Education Exchange

Korea and Germany: Museum Education Exchange

In 2014, ASEMUS’ Educational Exchange and Outreach Programme supports a project submitted by staff at the GRASSI Museum of Ethnography (Leipzig, Germany) and the National Folk Museum of Korea (Seoul). Sylvia Wackernagel and Eunmi Yi will each spend two weeks at each other’s museum.  Read More

Eunmi Yi

Eunmi Yi

Eunmi Yi is a curator at the National Folk Museum of Korea, an ASEMUS member. Her role involves communicating with museum visitors through diverse exhibitions and education programmes. She holds a PhD in education from Yonsei University, Seoul. In the context of her work at the National Folk Museum, Eunmi Yi has developed interesting and […]  Read More

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